Emergency Crews Rescue Person Drowning In East RiverIt's not clear how the person ended up in the water, but two EMTs jumped in to make the rescue along with an FDNY lieutenant.
See It: Dolphins Spotted Swimming In East River Near Greenpoint, BrooklynDr. Howard Rosenbaum, director of the Wildlife Conservation Society's ocean giants program, says they appear to be common dolphins, but their appearance in the river is anything but.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Assaulting Pedestrian, Jumping Into East RiverThe NYPD Harbor Unit pulled the man from the water near Pike Street on Thursday afternoon.
Divers Rescue Man Submerged In East RiverThe FDNY and NYPD sent divers into the river near 34th Street after getting multiple reports of a man submerged in the water.
Cyclists Demand More Space For Pedestrians, Bikes On East River BridgesCyclists from across New York City gathered in front of the mayoral residence at Gracie Mansion before taking their rally on various interborough routes.
Passerby Spots Woman's Body Floating In East RiverPolice said a passerby saw the body in the water shortly after 11 p.m. near Pier 35 on South Street and called 911.
FDNY Rescues 2 People From Inflatable Swan Float In East RiverFire officials urge people to only enter bodies of water that allow swimming and have lifeguards on duty.
Caught On Camera: 'Santa Claus' Seen Surfing Around The East River In NYC Christmas MysteryIt's a Christmas mystery – Santa Claus has been spotted surfing in the East River. So why is he there and where is he going?
New East River Sculpture Changes Colors Based On Water QualityMost of the data collected to decide which color the sculpture will glow is collected in the water around Manhattan.
NTSB: Passengers Struggled To Free Themselves From Harnesses In East River Helicopter Crash"How do I cut this?" one passenger asks, just 13 seconds before the helicopter becomes completely submerged.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Legislation Banning Digital, Floating Billboards In Navigable WatersIt's been an ongoing fight between the city, state and ad companies.